Home Occupation Licensing

A home occupation license is required to conduct any permitted business in a residential zone. Home occupations are accessory uses and are subject to specific regulations.

Prohibited Uses (Murray City Municipal Code 17.24.050)


The following uses are not permitted as home occupations:
  • Vehicle repair
  • Vehicle sales
  • Dental offices
  • Electronics repair
  • Major appliance repair (washers, dryers, refrigerators, etc.)
  • Medical offices
  • Painting of vehicles
  • Permanent yard sales
  • Trailer or boat repair
  • Photo developing
  • Photo studios
  • Private schools
  • Upholstering
  • Limousine or taxi service
  • On site carpentry work including cabinet making or other similar uses which generate noise, dust or fumes.
  • Tattooing
  • Sexually oriented businesses
Complete regulations may be found in the Murray City Code.